MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION AND DEFINITIONS

Membership Application

Click to download the application for membership to the New York Propane Gas Association.

Membership Definitions

INTRA-STATE MARKETER

  • Any person, firm, or corporation operating in the State of New York whose business is the sale of propane gas.
  • Sales are made directly to ultimate consumers and/or indirectly through established dealers to ultimate consumers.
  • The seller does not have more than one plant outside the State of New York.
  • The seller does more than 90 percent of his gallonage sales in the State of New York.
  • Membership in this category includes membership in the National Propane Gas Association.

Annual Dues Investment Schedule – Dues are collected by bulk plant locations as defined in NFPA #58:    
The definition of a “bulk plant” per NFPA #58 is “a facility where the primary function is to store LP-gas prior to further distribution.  LP-Gas is received by cargo tank vehicle, or pipeline, and then distributed by portable container (package) delivery, by cargo tank vehicle or through gas piping.”    

 

MULTI-STATE MARKETER

  • Any person, firm, or corporation operating in the State of New York whose business is the sale of propane gas.
  • Sales are made directly to ultimate consumers and/or indirectly through established dealers to ultimate consumers.
  • The seller has more than one plant in a state other than the state wherein its principal office is located.
  • The seller does less than 90 percent of his gallonage sales in the State of New York.
  • To qualify for membership in the New York Propane Gas Association a Multi-State Marketer must be a member of the National Propane Gas Association.

 

ASSOCIATE

  • Any person, firm or corporation not otherwise qualified for membership and interested in the   purposes of this association, such as:
  • Wholesale distributors of propane appliances and equipment.
  • Manufactures of propane gas products.
  • Manufacturer’s agents handling propane gas products.
  • Transporters.
  • Recreation vehicle dealers, camp ground owners and welding supply companies who sell 15,000 gallons or less on an annual basis.
  • Industrial user of propane gas not engaged in the resale of the product.

 

INDIVIDUAL

  • Any person employed by an INTRA-STATE, MULTI-STATE, or ASSOCIATE member
  • Any person retired from an INTRA-STATE, MULTI-STATE, or ASSOCIATE membership